What's So Immoral About a Free Market

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

What's so immoral about a free market? P.J. Hill lecture at Montana State University November 3 2016

Is the world getting better or are we spiraling ever downward in a race to the bottom?
Is capitalism a zero sum game?
Are the rich getting richer at the expense of the poor?

Rancher, author, and professor P.J. Hill will explore different economic systems, examining,the opportunities, limits, and moral implications of different forms of governance.

WHAT’S SO IMMORAL ABOUT A FREE MARKET?
6:00 - 8:00 PM Ÿ
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Linfield 125
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717

P.J. Hill is Professor Emeritus of Economics at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois and a senior fellow at PERC, the Property and Environment,Research Center. P. J. has authored and edited numerous books and articles on the,theory of property rights, institutional change, and environmental,economics. His undergraduate degree is from Montana State University and his PhD is from the University of Chicago. P.J. grew up on a cattle ranch in eastern Montana, which he operated with his family until 1992. He then,bought a smaller ranch in western Montana that he operated until 2012.

Questions? Contact Holly Fretwell for more info at [email protected]

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Lecture sponsored by the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University and the John Templeton Foundation.

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P. J. Hill is Professor of Economics Emeritus at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois and a Senior Fellow at the Property and Environment Research Center in Bozeman, Montana, where he currently resides. He is the co-author, with Terry L. Anderson and Douglass North of Growth and Welfare in the American Past, with Terry Anderson of The Birth of a...
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